• The Davos Manifesto 2020
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    The Davos Manifesto 2020

    Ushering in a New Era of Stakeholder Capitalism

  • Preparing for the Future with getAbstract
    Preparing for the Future with getAbstract

    ‘Shaping the Future’ is the theme of this year’s Learning at Work Week, which runs from May 13 through May 19. The annual event, organized by the London-based NGO Campaign for Learning, promotes the importance…

  • Let’s read…and read some more!
    Let’s read…and read some more!

    As the great Dr. Seuss tells us, “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” You may no longer cuddle up with…

  • Take the KonMari method to the workplace
    Take the KonMari method to the workplace

      Marie Kondo’s 2014 book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, took the world by storm. Millions of people have since used her method to bring order to their lives and get rid of stuff…

  • Learning from the Giants
    Learning from the Giants

    Women remain grossly underrepresented in executive offices. Yet the personal stories of women who made it to the top of some of the most powerful companies in recent years provide powerful role models for women…

  • Turn that lemon into lemonade
    Turn that lemon into lemonade

    As the old saying goes, “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” In fact, there is more to this adage than just being a nice sentence to put on a refrigerator magnet – so let’s…

  • Let’s Build a Gender-Balanced World
    Let’s Build a Gender-Balanced World

    Building a gender-balanced world is the theme of this year’s International Women’s Day. Achieving gender balance will not just benefit women, but society as a whole. Studies have found that more gender-equal societies tend to…

  • Train Your Brain for Success
    Train Your Brain for Success

    You’ve heard it many times before: “It’s all about the mind.” Rather than letting your mind be on autopilot while going through your daily routines, you can start paying attention to your thoughts and change…

  • Don’t let your New Year’s goals fizzle out
    Don’t let your New Year’s goals fizzle out

    Many of us use the start of the New Year to set new goals. Yet despite our best intentions, we often find it hard to stick to them. The reason why many of our New…

  • Carbon Emissions Are Rising
    Like a speeding freight train: Carbon emissions are on the rise

    On Wednesday, the representatives of nearly 200 nations attending the UN climate summit in Katowice, Poland, woke up to a set of new, disturbing statistics. For the first time since 2014, global carbon emissions are…